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 Post subject: Kruger's Birding Big 6
Unread postPosted: Wed Jun 06, 2012 8:13 am 
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Kruger National Park is one of the few places where one can spot the magestical Big 6 Birds. I have been fortunate to spot all 6 in a single weekend between Satara and Olifants! Here are some of our photos taken in Kruger.

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 Post subject: Re: Kruger's Birding Big 6
Unread postPosted: Thu Jun 07, 2012 8:36 pm 
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:mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
Especially for the last one. . . You saw the unicorn!
Congratuations WTM :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Kruger's Birding Big 6
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I also saw them all, but the Pel's not in Kruger :)

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Roan wrote:
Especially for the last one. . . You saw the unicorn!
Congratuations WTM :thumbs_up:


:lol: :lol:

Thanks Roan!

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